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To Haley Bianco of New Castle and Bryan Torsello of New Castle, a son, on March 12, 2013.
To Caitlin Knis of New Castle and Dakota McKissick of New Castle, a daughter, on March 13, 2013.
OUT OF TOWN
To Lynnlee Barbati of New Castle and Dennis Yale of New Castle, a daughter on March 11, 2013, at Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Burglary. Someone broke into a home in the 700 block of Countyline Street between midnight March 3 and noon March 7. Nothing was reported missing.
•Burglary. Someone entered a house in the 700 block of Blaine Street around 6 p.m. Monday. A caller told police people were inside the house. The front door was open.
•Attempted retail theft. Kristen A. Sipe, 18, of 320 Fairground Road, was arrested for allegedly trying to steal merchandise from a store on Moravia Street around 2 p.m. Tuesday. She tried to grab her purse from an officer and had to be subdued. Police found a spoon, a scouring sponge and two needles inside a stuffed animal. She is charged with retail theft, resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Burglary. Police said Jeffrey Hooks, 28, of 201 Boyles Ave. broke into an apartment in the 300 block of Halco Drive between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. Sunday and stole an electronic game set, two DVDs and a television. He is charged with burglary, criminal trespass, theft and receiving stolen property.
•Attempted burglary. Someone tried to break into a home in the 100 block of Terrace Ave. between 2 p.m. Monday and 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
•Criminal mischief. Someone broke the windshield of a sport utility vehicle parked in the 400 block of Neshannock Avenue between 11:30 and 11:50 a.m. Feb. 20. Police have charged Lamar William Madison, 25, of 401-18 Neshannock Ave., with criminal mischief and disorderly conduct in connection with the incident.
•Burglary. A television was stolen from an apartment in the 1000 block of Beech Street around 1:30 p.m. Monday.
Melissa A. Amodie
•Andrae Lamont Jackson, 30, of New Castle, charged by the Lawrence County district attorney with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, intent to possess a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, endangering the welfare of children and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
New Castle police charged the following people:
•Cory Kelly, 24, of New Castle, disorderly conduct.
•James W. Hill III, 25, of Rankin, Pa., disorderly conduct.
•Tadarius Kelley, 26, of New Castle, disorderly conduct.
•Brittney Flak, 19, of New Castle, burglary, criminal trespass, harassment, simple assault and two counts of conspiracy.
•Stephen D. Threats, 23, of New Castle, disorderly conduct.
•Russell B. Malcolm, 33, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
•Angela M. DeJesus, 35, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
•David J. Desalvo, 47, of New Castle, burglary and criminal trespass.
•Jamie Lynn Wise, 42, of New Castle, disorderly conduct.
•Tristan N. Morgan, 27, of Detroit, defiant trespass.
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- Police Reports
Man jumps into Shenango River
New Castle police and fire departments were dispatched Wednesday morning after a man jumped into the Shenango River. Police were called at 11:35 a.m. and the fire department was notified about 10 minutes later.
Man facing drug charges
Charges filed against a city man stem from a July arrest, when police allegedly found him with marijuana. Dorian Allen Cullen, 31, of 209 E. Pearson St., is wanted for one count each of disorderly conduct, public drunkenness, criminal trespass, manufacture of a controlled substance and possession or distribution of a small amount of marijuana, and four counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.
- On the Record: Today’s births and police reports
Stabbing victims out of hospital, charges pending
A father and son stabbed on the South Side last week are out of the hospital. New Castle Police Chief Bobby Salem said the men are being interviewed and he expects charges to be filed later in the week.
Pair assists woman in escape from smoky bedroom
A woman was rescued Friday evening after reporting smoke in her mobile home. Cindy Zarlingo of 275 Dominick Lane, Mahoning Township, called 911 at 8:54 p.m. stating there was smoke in her bedroom and she was unable to get out.
Police identify victims in fatal Amish buggy crash
State police say a mother and her daughter died in a fatal collision between a truck and a horse-drawn Amish buggy. Authorities say 34-year-old Mary Byler, of New Wilmington, and her 11-year-old daughter, whose name was withheld, died in the crash Saturday on Pulaski-Mercer Road, Wilmington Township, Mercer County.
Father, son stabbed during argument
A father and son were stabbed during an argument Wednesday afternoon on New Castle’s South Side. Police Chief Robert Salem said in a press release that during an argument at 528 E. Long Ave. Joseph Bohizic stabbed his son Terry Kohlmetz in the buttocks area.
Girl hurt as vehicle slides
A 7-year-old girl suffered what police described as major injuries when she was hit by a car Tuesday. Kristina Ritenour of New Castle was injured in the accident just after 4 p.m. Tuesday on Columbiana Road in North Beaver Township.
City man facing drug charges
New Castle police charged Steven Kornard Houston, 21, 509 E. Lutton St., with possession and delivery of a controlled substance. Police filed the charges with District Judge Melissa A. Amodie.
Police gearing up for Shop With a Cop
Police in Lawrence County are getting ready to go Christmas shopping. They’re not buying for themselves. They are using thousands of dollars collected from the community to take lesser fortunate children on their annual “Shop With a Cop” spree at Walmart in Union Township.
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